Penelope

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Pe·nel·o·pe

 (pə-nĕl′ə-pē)
n. Greek Mythology
The wife of Odysseus and mother of Telemachus. Penelope was made immortal by Circe.

Penelope

(pəˈnɛləpɪ)
n
(Classical Myth & Legend) Greek myth the wife of Odysseus, who remained true to him during his long absence despite the importunities of many suitors

Pe•nel•o•pe

(pəˈnɛl ə pi)

n.
the wife of Odysseus, who remained faithful to him during his long absence at Troy.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Penelope - (Greek mythology) the wife of Odysseus and a symbol of devotion and fidelityPenelope - (Greek mythology) the wife of Odysseus and a symbol of devotion and fidelity; for 10 years while Odysseus fought the Trojan War she resisted numerous suitors until Odysseus returned and killed them
Greek mythology - the mythology of the ancient Greeks
2.Penelope - a genus of guans (turkey-like arboreal birds valued as game and food birds)
bird genus - a genus of birds
Cracidae, family Cracidae - curassows; guans; chachalacas
Translations

Penelope

[pəˈneləpɪ] NPenélope